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And Japan is now following

Friday, July 24th, 2015

First Greece, then China, and now it is Japan that worries.

The International Monetary Fund, IMF is sensing out a warning regarding Japan’s debt in a completely new report. The IMF believes that Japan’s debt is unsustainable and that the risk of increasing as much as up to three times the country’s GDP (Gross Domestic Product) in 2030, is worrying. (more…)

UK businesses are getting more confidence

Thursday, October 10th, 2013

The Confederation of British Industry’s most recent quarterly survey, covering the three months to the start of September, puts British business confidence at its highest for nearly seventeen years.

The consequences for forex trading are likely to be an increase in confidence in the pound and a strengthening of its value against the US dollar, which has already been weakened by the US government shutdown.